Lot 791 (Watches, 3rd July 2018)
Sold for £50
Not in working condition at the present time; has been overwound.
In heavily worn condition.
Case is heavily tarnished with signs of corrosion.
Dial chipped and cracked in multiple places.
Paint has flaked off of multiple hour markers.
All hands intact.
Crown intact; hands changing.
Strap in well worn condition.
GENTLEMAN'S EARLY TWENTIETH CENTURY TRENCH WATCH half hunter style, the round white enamel dial with Arabic numerals, sunken subsidiary seconds at 6, railroad outer seconds track in black, 36mm case with Arabic numerals in black to the front, marked 'nickel,' on a brown strap
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